The sound of music


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Anamorphic widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (175 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1965.
General Note
DVD special features include: running commentary by Robert Wise, DVD-ROM link to The sound of music web sites and events.
General Note
"From the stage musical with music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse originally produced on the stage by Leland Hayward, Richard Halliday, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II."
Creation/Production Credits
Music, Richard Rodgers ; lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II ; screenplay, Ernest Lehman ; additional words and music, Richard Rodgers ; music supervised, arranged and conducted by Irwin Kostal ; production design, Boris Leven ; director of photography, Ted McCord, a.s.c. ; choreography by Marc Breaux and Dee Dee Word.
Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Richard Haydn, Peggy Wood, Eleanor Parker.
A young novice, uncertain about becoming a nun, becomes governess to 7 children of an autocratic ex-naval captain. Her charm wins over the rebellious children and the unbending captain.
System Details
DVD, 4.1 surround ; Dolby surround ; digitally THX mastered.
English and French language tracks, with English and Spanish subtitles.
Academy Award, 1966--Best Picture, Best Director, Best sound, Best Scoring of Music-Adaptation, Best Film Editing.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lehman, E., Wise, R., Andrews, J., Plummer, C., Haydn, R., Wood, P., Parker, E., Kostal, I., Leven, B., McCord, T., Breaux, M., Word, D. D., Rodgers, R., Hammerstein, O., II., Lindsay, H., & Crouse, R. (2002). The sound of music (Anamorphic widescreen.). 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ernest Lehman et al.. 2002. The Sound of Music. Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ernest Lehman et al.. The Sound of Music Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lehman, Ernest, et al. The Sound of Music Anamorphic widescreen., 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2002.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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